Definition of College. Meaning of College. Synonyms of College
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Definition of College
CollegeCollege Col"lege, n. [F. coll[`e]ge, L. collegium, fr. collega
colleague. See Colleague.]
1. A collection, body, or society of persons engaged in
common pursuits, or having common duties and interests,
and sometimes, by charter, peculiar rights and privileges;
as, a college of heralds; a college of electors; a college
The college of the cardinals. --Shak.
Then they made colleges of sufferers; persons who,
to secure their inheritance in the world to come,
did cut off all their portion in this. --Jer.
2. A society of scholars or friends of learning, incorporated
for study or instruction, esp. in the higher branches of
knowledge; as, the colleges of Oxford and Cambridge
Universities, and many American colleges.
Note: In France and some other parts of continental Europe,
college is used to include schools occupied with
rudimentary studies, and receiving children as pupils.
3. A building, or number of buildings, used by a college.
``The gate of Trinity College.' --Macaulay.
4. Fig.: A community. [R.]
Thick as the college of the bees in May. --Dryden.
College of justice, a term applied in Scotland to the
supreme civil courts and their principal officers.
The sacred college, the college or cardinals at Rome.
Meaning of College from wikipedia
- A college
(Latin: collegium) is an educational institution
or a constituent
part of one. A college
may be a degree-awarding tertiary educational
- College football
is gridiron football consisting
of American football
pla**** by teams
of student athletes fielded
- King's College London
(informally King's or KCL) is a public research university located
in London, United
Kingdom, and a founding college
- Boston College Boston College Boston College
(BC) is a private Jesuit research university
Hill, M****achusetts. It was founded
in 1863 and...
- The Electoral College
is a body of electors established
by the United States
Constitution, which forms every
for the sole purpose
- 3444°N 6.2577°W / 53.3444; -6.2577 Trinity College
(Irish: Coláiste na Tríonóide), officially
of the Holy and Undivided Trinity
- Delhi College
to: Zakir Husain College
, Delhi, formerly known
as Delhi College
in 1792 as Madr****a Gaziuddin
Khan State University
- (more generically called
a Head of House
or Head of College
) is the head or senior member
of a college within
university, prin****lly in the...
- Trinity College
is a constituent college
of the University
in England. With around
600 undergraduates, 300 graduates, and over 180 fellows...
- University College
has operated under
name of UCL since
2005, is a public research university located
in London, United
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